RESUME

My accomplishments as of today.

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts: Professional Writing
Concentration in Editing & Publishing
Michigan State University | East Lansing, MI
August 2015 – December 2018

NOTABLE EXPERIENCE

Marketing Coordinator | University of Texas at Austin, Texas Engineering Executive Education | May 2019–Present

  • Works in a dynamic team environment of educational program coordinators, business development specialists, marketers, and higher education professionals.
  • Writes and edits all social media and email marketing copy.
  • Analyzes market trends to develop an intuitive brand strategy.
  • Efficiently utilizes marketing automation systems for social media and email.
  • Compiles KPI’s and other metrics to monitor areas of need and improvement.

Editorial Assistant | Spartan Magazine | December 2017–April 2019

  • Researched possible subjects for articles to capture inclusive, unique Spartan alumni stories.
  • Wrote articles and small-length pieces for each quarterly magazine, which is distributed to over 500,000 MSU alumni around the world.
  • Proofread and copy edited each issue prior to print.
  • Managed the online text version of each issue to ensure accessibility standards were met.

Digital Content Editor, Editorial Team Member | ING Magazine | August 2017–August 2018

  • Wrote and edited articles and blogs on a bi-weekly basis for MSU’s student-run arts and culture publication.
  • Adhered to the in-house ING style guide and the AP Stylebook.
  • Assisted with the monthly proofing process prior to sending the magazine to print.
  • Managed the ING blog on WordPress.
  • Led the website redesign initiative by designing a wireframe and developing a proposal to present to the magazine owners.
  • Researched ING audience and readership metrics to improve engagement.
  • Worked in a team environment with sixteen other writers/editors to foster a collaborative, inclusive environment.

Public Relations Coordinator | Resource Center for Persons with Disabilities | January 2016–May 2018

  • Created promotional flyers, brochures, and website content to market the RCPD to prospective and current students, as well as donors and parents.
  • Designed publications for award events, donor updates, and website/office use.
  • Main contributor to the RCPD blog, covering unique stories on students, alumni, and donors relating to MSU’s disability community.
  • Managed all RCPD website content through an in-house content management system.
  • Member of the Alex’s Great State Race committee, focusing on PR and race coverage to communicate a touching message to the MSU and U-M communities.
  • Participated in event planning for donor-related events.

Editorial Intern | She Reads Truth | June 2016–August 2016

  • Worked directly with SRT’s Managing Editor and CEOs on a daily basis to assist in content and editorial calendar planning.
  • Planned study books that were published under varying reading schedules: 1-week, 4-week, and 3-month.
  • Copy edited and proofread every study book, adhering to the in-house style guide.
  • Contributed to decisions on study book titles, daily content titles, daily scripture distribution, and introductory content.

SOFTWARE AND SKILLS

  • Familiarity with Chicago Style and AP Style
  • Copy editing & developmental editing
  • Proofreading
  • SEO
  • Copywriting
  • Social media management
  • Marketing automation systems
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • MS Office & Google Drive
  • HTML & CSS code
  • Website content management systems

EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

MSU COLLEGE OF ARTS & LETTERS
STUDENT COUNCIL
Founding Member, Secretary | May 2018 – Dec 2018

VIM MAGAZINE
Editorial Team Member | Aug 2017 – Dec 2018

ING MAGAZINE
Independent study | May 2018 – Aug 2018

MUSIC, ART, & LANGUAGE IN BREGENZ, AUSTRIA
Study Abroad | July 2017